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Open Classes courses are electives offered in the Master of Library and Information Science and Master of Archives and Records Administration programs at the San José State University School of Information. Most of the electives offered in the master's degree programs are available through the Open Classes program on a space available basis. Courses are offered during the fall, spring, and summer sessions. Course selection and faculty vary each session.

Students interested in signing up for the fall 2015 session can choose from a diverse array of course topics, such as cybersecurity, the hyperlinked library, XML, fundamentals of programming, intellectual freedom,crisis/disaster health informatics, digital copyright, digital asset management, metadata, maps &GIS, learning design for new literacies, and storytelling.

For a complete list of courses offered during the fall 2015 session, please see: Fall 2015 Course List

Most of the 60+ electives offered in the MLIS and MARA graduate programs are available through the i.School Open Classes program.